Teodorescu, I. 2018 Contribution to database of alien/invasive Homoptera insects in Romania. Romanian Journal of Biology 63(1-2): 29-68


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  • Notes: Through the compilation of bibliographic sources (295 papers) with 47 personal papers (as one author or co-author, published between 1969 and 2010) and some not yet published data, a total of 219 alien Homoptera species, belonging to 27 families (Acanaloniidae, Adelgidae, Aleyrodidae, Aphididae, Asterolecaniidae, Calophyidae, Cercopidae, Cicadellidae, Cixiidae, Coccidae, Cryptococcidae, Delphacidae, Diaspididae, Eriococcidae, Flattidae, Homotomidae, Issidae, Kermesidae, Margarodidae (Monophlebidae), Membracidae, Ortheziidae, Pemphigidae, Phylloxeridae, Pseudococcidae, Psyllidae, Rhizoecidae and Triozidae), were identified in Romania. Their probable origin zone, biogeographic region, first report in Romania (since 1859 till 2018), and in some cases, other subsequent bibliographical references were indicated. The species were found in greenhouses (on vegetables and ornamental plants), in houses or different other controlled temperature conditions buildings, on ornamental plants, on open field vegetables, and other field crops, in orchards, gardens, parks, forests, as well as on imported tropical or subtropical fruits.

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